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Old 11-30-2022, 03:56 PM
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ghrocketman ghrocketman is offline
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Carl and Sheryl were the Gold Standard of the hobby.
We were lucky to see that in our lifetime.
Sad, sad loss.
When in doubt, WHACK the GAS and DITCH the brake !!!

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, if you have to ask what is "NORMAL" , you probably aren't !

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Old 11-30-2022, 07:32 PM
Keelcam Keelcam is offline
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GH is right on with that comment. None better!
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Old 11-30-2022, 07:37 PM
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Originally Posted by ghrocketman
I have a pre-production one that Carl sent to me in a box or I would grab this one.
The starting price seems reasonable but the BIN price is way high.

Well, itís gone and at the BIN price, which was not really that bad a price for the kit that was being sold.

An original MiniMax Hustler kit would run somewhere between $250-$400. And while the Semroc Hustler was not exactly like an original, it still is a nice kit with some large, expensive balsa pieces in it that would be VERY pricey now if that kit were still being offered.

Yes, I *really* do miss Carl and Sheryl. Wonderful company and wonderful people.

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